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Herbie Hancock at Jazztopad Festival at National Forum Of Music

Where

National Forum Of Music
Jazztopad Festival

Plac Wolności 1 50-071 Wrocław
Wrocław

When

Sun, November 26, 2017
19:00

Add to Calendar 2017-11-26 19:00 2017-11-26 Herbie Hancock at Jazztopad Festival at National Forum Of Music Now in the sixth decade of his professional life, Herbie Hancock remains where he has always been: at the forefront of world culture, technology, business and music. In addition to being recognized as a legendary pianist and composer,Herbie Hancock has been an integral part of every popular music movement since the 1960’s. As a member of the Miles Davis Quintet that pioneered agroundbreaking sound in jazz, he also developed new approaches on his own recordings, followed by his work in the 70s - with record-breaking albums suchas Headhunters - that combined electric jazz with funk and rock in an innovative style that continues to influence contemporary music. Rockit and Future Shock marked Hancock's foray into electronic dance sounds; during the same period he also continued to work in an acoustic setting with V.S.O.P.,which included ex-Miles Davis bandmates Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, and Tony Williams.

In honor of his work, Hancock was awarded the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in February 2016. Hancock is currently in the studio at work on a new album.
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Musicians

Herbie Hancock
James Genus
Terrace Martin
Terrace Martin
saxophone

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Now in the sixth decade of his professional life, Herbie Hancock remains where he has always been: at the forefront of world culture, technology, business and music. In addition to being recognized as a legendary pianist and composer,Herbie Hancock has been an integral part of every popular music movement since the 1960’s. As a member of the Miles Davis Quintet that pioneered agroundbreaking sound in jazz, he also developed new approaches on his own recordings, followed by his work in the 70s - with record-breaking albums suchas Headhunters - that combined electric jazz with funk and rock in an innovative style that continues to influence contemporary music. Rockit and Future Shock marked Hancock's foray into electronic dance sounds; during the same period he also continued to work in an acoustic setting with V.S.O.P.,which included ex-Miles Davis bandmates Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, and Tony Williams....

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